Gulmurod Khalimov appalled Tajik society by defecting to ISIL in 2015.
Online recruiting has become a powerful weapon for crafty extremists, analysts say.
Nurlan Motuyev had been active in public life.
Security forces have been busy all year.
The Iran-backed group's fighting alongside the Syrian regime has drawn terrorist groups and other actors to Lebanon.
Authorities are relentlessly preventing crime and terrorism wherever they find it.
Munitions seizures have authorities concerned.
Extremists keep trying to brainwash young Kyrgyz, but authorities are ready.
Iran's support of the Taliban is meant to destabilise Afghanistan and undermine international efforts for peace.
The award is timed to coincide with the country's 25th anniversary of independence.